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Published on June 15th, 2021 | by Gerry Galipault


Pause & Play Today: June 15, 2021



“Butter,” BTS – July 9

“The Mutt’s Nuts,” Chubby and the Gang – Aug. 27

“Dark Matters,” The Stranglers – Sept. 10

“LIFEFORMS,” Angels & Airwaves – Sept. 24

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“The Capitol Session ’73,” Bob Marley and the Wailers – Sept. 3


“Wannabe25,” Spice Girls – July 23

“It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (Music From the Soundtrack),” Vince Guaraldi – Sept. 17

 JUST RELEASED  (surprise releases + more)

“I Already Like You,” Dessa (six-song EP; See here; Doomtree)

“Enemy Within,” Napoleon (five-song EP; producer: Scott Middleton; guests: Shane Told of Silverstein, Corbin Giroux of Rarity; new single: “Can’t Forget”; See here; Napoleon)

“In the Trough of the Wave,” The Stars of Disaster (Hear here; The Stars of Disaster)

“Live Laugh Loathe,” Muscle Vest (four-song EP; See here; Prank Monkey)

 NEW SONGS  (click on title to stream)

Big Appetite, Liars
Restless Souls, Angels & Airwaves
June, Rozzi
The Place Where We Belong, ELYAZ
About a Boy, Crystal McGrath
Hide, Diamondtown
Ride (Stay for the Night), Mike Eden
Wand’rin’ Star, Malcolm Burn
Free, Parcels

 TOUR DATES  (just added)

» Coheed and Cambria / The Used
» King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard
» Rod Stewart
» The String Cheese Incident
» The Wood Brothers


Ruby Nash Garnett [Ruby and the Romantics] (87)
Muff Winwood (78)
Noddy Holder [Slade] (75)
Leo Nocentelli [The Meters] (75)
Russell Hitchcock [Air Supply] (72)
Steve Walsh [Kansas] (70)
Terri Gibbs (67)
David Hinds [Steel Pulse] (65)
Brad Gillis (64)
Scott Rockenfield [Queensrÿche] (58)
Tony Ardoin [River Road] (57)
Michael Britt [Lonestar] (55)
Rob Mitchell [Sixpence None the Richer] (55)
Ice Cube (52)
T-Bone Willy [Save Ferris] (49)
Gary Lightbody [Keane] (45)
Dryden Mitchell [Alien Ant Farm] (45)
Billy Martin [Good Charlotte] (40)
Wayne Sermon [Imagine Dragons] (37)


Matt “Guitar” Murphy (1929-2018)

Casey Kasem (1932-2014)

Ella Fitzgerald (1917-1996)

Wes Montgomery (1925-1968)


“Unknown Pleasures,” Joy Division (the English rock band’s debut album, featuring “She’s Lost Control,” “New Dawn Fades” and “Disorder”; producer: Martin Hannett; Factory)


Juan Nelson (longtime bassist for Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals)


> New Documentary Tells Brian Wilson’s Survival Story | The Associated Press

> Eric Clapton Feels ‘Ostracized’ By Friends Over His Covid Views | Ultimate Classic Rock

> The Story of Harry Nilsson’s Only Live Performance of ‘Without You’ | Pitchfork

> First Trailer For Rick James Documentary, ‘Bitchin’: The Sound and Fury of Rick James,’ Has Been Released | uDiscover Music

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